For all of you music fans, we have invited Rachel Campbell, the director of Wired PR, to come down and talk to us about her career and how to get into the music industry! We will do a Q&A with her and then we will open the floor for you to have a chat with her.
Wired PR is a major music PR company which has Stormzy, Jorja Smith, AJ Tracey, Mahalia, Yxng Bane and many more major artists on their books! She was named as one of COMPLEX's 30 under 30 because of her success, and her amazing career is just starting. She has been behind some of the awesome PR campaigns for some of your favourite artists.
If you are interested in the music industry this is an event not to miss!
We have a really exciting event for you this October half-term. We will participating in a Tech Slam hosted by Chelsea FC at Google HQ and Stamford Bridge!
This is a unique opportunity to get some hands-on experience of interactive computer-based coding activities as well as tech-driven sports and analytics tools at two inspirational locations!
Throughout the day, you will get to have a look at exhibits that explore how technology influences sports through experiences in Virtual Reality (VR), computer, and material sciences! There will also be the chance to talk with industry professionals and athletes about the different pathways available in sports and technology, and how you can get involved. The day will finish with a free stadium tour for participants at Stamford Bridge!
If you are interested in either sports or technology then this is a day not to miss!
Lunch and travel to and from Google HQ to Stamford Bridge will be included.
On Wednesday afternoon we are getting a talk from Mark Waites about his career path and his advice for young people starting out. Mark grew up in Leeds and found it difficult to get into the advertising because of his background. Now, he is one of the co-founders of a major advertising company, Mother London! Mother London is one of the most exciting advertising companies in London and there are lots of really interesting career pathways to consider in this industry. If you have a creative streak or think you could be the next advertising master and want to find out more about this industry then come along to this Q&A and get advice from the best!
We will be going to see a modern interpretation of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night at Wilton's Music Hall in East London. After the matinee we will have the opportunity to meet some of the cast and ask them about their careers and how they got into acting!
We will be going to Queen's Club to have a behind the scenes tour of the famous tennis ground. We will also have the opportunity to participate in a tennis lesson sessions at one of the best tennis clubs in the world with experienced ex-players who are now world class coaches. Whether you are a complete beginner or a tennis fan, there is something for everyone. The day will conclude with an amazing lunch at the member's club.
There will be limited spaces for this trip.
We will be going on a trip to the unique Living Rainforest in Berkshire to explore sustainability and the environment. We will be given a tour of their glasshouses to see the many different plant and animal species that exist in a rainforest and discuss what we can do to help maintain these essential spaces. This will be an eye-opening day for anyone interested in the environment and what we can do to prevent any damage to these ecosystems.
As this trip is outside of London we will be provided a minibus to transport us to and from our office in Shoreditch, lunch will also be included.
We have been invited to attend a recording of the BBC One Show. Before the show we will be given a talk by James Longley, a Junior Audience Researcher, and another member of staff about they got started in the TV and Film industry. You will be able to ask them for any advice if you are interested in media. We will also have the possibility of meeting the hosts Alex Jones and Matt Baker after the show for a quick photo!
There will be limited spaces for this trip so please register your interest ASAP.
Join us for a practical taster workshop in creating 360 films hosted by Virtual Umbrella. You'll learn the basics of filming and editing 360 footage, and get to grips with the equipment and software you'll need to create your own 360 films.